Pennsylvania needs to end the credit-card approach to pension reform: John Yudichak
on July 18, 2014 at 1:00 PM, updated July 18, 2014 at 1:06 PM
By John Yudichak
A $50 billion pension crisis does not happen overnight – and the current crisis involving Pennsylvania’s severely underfunded pension system is no different.
State Sen. John Yudichak, D-Luzerne
In 2001, the state pension funds were fully funded and the defined benefit system was a clear example of fiscal efficiency.
What happened? Continue reading
Former Border Patrol Chief: ‘1 in 5’ Illegals Has Criminal Record
on Breitbart TV 19 Jul 2014
Former US Border Patrol Deputy Chief Ronald Coburn reported that the southern border is seeing “the kind of chaos we saw along the border prior to 9/11” and that “one in five” illegal aliens today has a criminal record Continue reading
Border Patrol scraps plan to fly illegal immigrants to California from Texas
Published June 23, 2014
June 7, 2014:This photo shows the entrance to the U. S. Border Patrol facility in Nogales, Ariz. (AP Photo/Brian Skoloff)
The Border Patrol shelved plans to fly nearly 300 Central American illegal immigrants to California from Texas late Sunday. Continue reading
Endless wave of illegal immigrants floods Rio Grande valley
EXCLUSIVE: McALLEN, Texas — Life jackets of all sizes and the occasional punctured raft are strewn along the banks of the Rio Grande, just south of Mission, Texas, where a relentless onslaught of illegal immigrants eagerly surrender to beleaguered Border Patrol agents around the clock.
It’s a cycle for which there is no end in sight.
“You’re going to be out here a long time,” Fernando, an El Salvadoran child, told FoxNews.com shortly after surrendering to Border Patrol authorities after midnight Saturday. “There are thousands of us.” Continue reading
Napolitano on Immigration: Border Is Secure So ‘Fix the Entire System’
March 1, 2013
The U.S. border is secure and it is time to move forward on comprehensive immigration overhaul, Department of Homeland Security Secretary Janet Napolitano told ABC News in an exclusive interview.
North Carolina: Illegal aliens commit more than seven child sex assaults per day
Dave Gibson Immigration Reform Examiner
June 4, 2014
During the month of May 2014, there were more than 230 charges of sex crimes against children filed against illegal aliens in the state of North Carolina. These dastardly acts which rob children of their innocence, and forever change their lives are being committed in both rural and urban areas, across the Tarheel state.
Unfortunately, this is nothing new. In fact, hundreds of such crimes are committed every single month in North Carolina by those who have no right to be in this country. Continue reading